An episode of "The Dinah Shore Chevy Show", a popular television variety series. This episode features her guests Groucho Marx, Gwen Verdon and Ingemar Johansson, and more. A lively mix of music, comedy and dancing, plus the Chevrolet commercials. Note: This is a black-and-white copy of a color/colour NBC broadcast. I don't have the colour version. (note: I am worried this video may freeze duing playing. Please let me know if there is any problems)
November 5, 2014 Subject:
Do u or anybody have the Chevy show from 1960 with Angela Cartwright as the guest id love to see it.
August 22, 2013 Subject:
A wonderful musical variety show
“The Dinah Shore Chevy Show” is a music-variety show hosted by Dinah Shore. It was broadcast on NBC from 1956-1963. It was produced by Bob Banner Associates and NBC and sponsored by Chevrolet. It was first aired on October 5, 1956. It began as a series of monthly specials and became a weekly series in 1956 due to its popularity. The show ran for 7 seasons with a total of 218 episodes, winning 4 Emmy Awards during its run.
Dinah hosted this hour-long weekly show that featured celebrity guest stars from the worlds of music, theater, sports, and movies. It featured Dinah and guest stars in a variety of songs, skits, production numbers. The show traditionally opens with its theme song "See the USA in your Chevrolet" and ends with her warm kiss to the audience. Dinah's warm and friendly style, Southern charm and her talent made her a well-loved host and, combined with the various talents of the guest stars, made the show extremely popular. These shows were hour-long variety shows similar to "The Ed Sullivan Show", but with singing, dancing and skit-playing comedies.